What can you do with a major in statistical science?

Statistical science major careers and jobs

Statisticians use statistical methods to design experiments and analyze data to solve real-world problems. Those prepared to integrate advanced technology with modern statistical and mathematical practices will have the opportunity to use these tools in action to benefit society. Since more and more decision-making is data driven, both the private and public sectors have seen a tremendous increase in demand for statisticians. The statistical science program will position graduates at the leading edge of this rapidly growing field, meeting the demands of local, regional and national employers.

Jobs for statistical science majors

Graduates in statistical science will be well-prepared for any of the following career paths:

  • Actuarial Analyst
  • Biostatistician
  • Data Mining Analyst
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Scientist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Product Analyst
  • Business Development Associate
  • Sales Operations Analyst
  • Research Analyst